A 49-year-old Edinburg man has been charged for a second time in nine months for operating a meth lab in his home.

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The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency charged Eugene Pomeroy Tuesday after a search of his home at 316 Edinburg Road in Edinburg in Penobscot County. Maine probation officers assisted in the search, said Stephen McCausland, Public Safety Spokesman.

A meth lab was also found in his home August, 2016. He's charged with Aggravated Unlawful Operation of Meth Lab due to his prior conviction which is a Class A offense, McCausland said. He was taken to the Penobscot County Jail.

Maine State Police, the Penobscot Sheriff’s Office  and the Maine Department of Environmental Protection assisted at the scene.